Technical Lead Project Engineer II

Panasonic Avionics - Lake Forest, CA (30+ days ago)3.7

Feature Tech Lead Project Engineer lead multi-disciplinary engineering project. He/She uses agile collaboration techniques to drive the engineering coordination and execution focused towards launching various project /features.
She/He runs the feature flow and ensures all tests carried out through the feature flow are done per process. Manage the overall agile team within SW Integration Test, to ensure feature production flows properly through all functions in the SW Integration Test organization.
Will work directly with Scrum Teams to provide status and updates within SW Integration Test and overall SW Organization.
Feature Technical lead Project Engineer are very proficient at the application/feature/system_function/platform and are adept at solving complex problems/situations

Definition of Project Scope and Planning
Drives the engineering coordination and execution focused towards launching various new projects/features.
Defines all Acceptance criteria/Testability, modeling the testing process, working with upstream and downstream stakeholder (synergy), focusing on collaboration, conveying all information back to the team, providing the best/optimized framework and quality input (testing technique, test data, documentation …)
Oversees the creation of new processes and tools as necessary to support additional needs and requirements of a fast-growing business. Exercise technical judgment to drive effectives testing ensuring realistic, effective and attainable goals within optimized timeline and cost.
Coordination and Interaction – Predictability / Risk Assessment Driven
Review and analyze Requirement – Configuration management plan
Review Software development plan
Scoping and Risk Assessment
Create a test plan
Collaborate with cross-functional engineering teams (Requirement, Software, Hardware, Test, Tools) and product teams in examining each Feature requirement developing enhanced test plan along proper risk analysis.

Creation of Test Plans and Test strategy
Ensure that all necessary testing activities get proper test plan and all requirements/feature/functions can be tested within a single sprint and successfully (high quality output).

Tracking and Control of Project Execution
Put an emphasis on quality, improve overall SIT team performance/efficiency. Interface with other team to address issue as quickly as possible, refine the testing, documentation and process.
Assist Implementing Process Control and Indicator (KPI)
Explore or integrate new practices, solutions, tooling that allow to find issues early and address them as quickly as possible.
Leads Continuous quality improvement Program (CQI); will be actively Monitoring Life cycle of the execution of SW Integration Test; Tackle all problems and influence implementation of appropriate corrective and preventive action plan.

Educations and Experience:
BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, related fields or equivalent
practical experience.
5 years of industry experience. Experience with technical subjects and emerging technologies.
Experience in a Software Engineering and Program/Project Management and Engineering Management role.
Ability to understand technical subjects and emerging technologies.
Ability to work well and exert influence as a member of a highly integrated team composed of both technical and non-technical members.
Strong analytical skills with proven results.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to executives and non-technical leaders.
Strong metrics and operational excellence focus
Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment.
Technical aptitude to quickly grasp complex technical issues and communicate directly with technical/Engineering teams.
Proven track record of taking ownership and driving results on technical projects
Has relentlessly high standards (is never satisfied with the status quo)
Passionate, Strong results-oriented, operationally focused engineering support.

Experience in one or more of the followings:
RF signal and ARINC protocols.
Python, Java, C, C++, JavaScript, web-development,
Distributed systems, mobile, security.
Communication: Ethernet network, WiFi , GSM Cellular networks
Familiarity with Satellite Communications concepts including INMARSAT I3 and I4; Swift 64, Swift Broadband , I5 (Ka-band) and Ku-band.
Practiced in embedded software development testing.
Perfect knowledge of PAC IFEC systems - Great overall skill (A/C system, Electrical, SW, Ethernet, RF transmission

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